Pitzer Planet Events

Week of November 4 - 8, 2013


Pitzer Career and Special Events
For more information on these events, please go to ClaremontConnect and click “7 C Events

Finding the Right Academic Match for Graduate School
Tuesday, November 5
4:30 - 5:30 pm
Scott Hall 230
Students from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to attend! Registration on ClaremontConnect is appreciated! Click
on ClaremontConnect at bottom of page to register. You will find it under 7C Events and select Workshops.

Do you want to go to graduate school but don ’t know the first thing in looking for the right programs? In this workshop you learn how to identify graduate programs that are the best fit for your interests and goals. Important! Please bring your laptop to this workshop. About the presenter: Josephine Moreno, Ph.D., is the new Graduate Diversity Officer for the Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences (HASS) at UC Davis. Dr. Moreno has returned to UC Davis where she earned her B.S. in Textiles and Clothing and later held a position as a postdoctoral scholar from 1995-1996.After earning her doctoral degree in Textiles and Clothing from Iowa State University, Dr. Moreno was an Assistant Professor at the University of Rhode Island where she taught undergraduate and graduate courses, and supervised Master's graduate students. For the past 12 years, Dr. Moreno has held the position of Graduate Diversity Director for the Arts & Humanities Division in the College of Letters & Science at UC Berkeley. Dr. Moreno has extensive experience working closely with prospective and current graduate students from diverse populations on financial, academic and personal matters.

Pitzer Internship Fund Kick Off
Tuesday, November 5
West Hall Living Room, Q222
8:30 - 9:30 p.m.
Meet the people who were awarded internship funds last year and find out about their experiences. We will also answer any questions you may have about the application and funding process. Hear it from those who went through this process just last year.

Meet an International Development Professional
Friday, October 8
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Scott 230
International Development professional, Yiching Hwang, International Programs Director for Foundation for Community Development and Empowerment (FCDE) will be on campus to share about:
A career in International Development
Her journey both experientially and academically (ex. Peace Corps and graduate school at Monterey Institute obtaining an MBA in International Management)
FDCE’s internship programs in Uganda through International Service Learning Alliance (ISLA) The organization, Foundation for Community Development and Empowerment http://internationalcommunitydevelopment.org/


Claremont Colleges Events
For more information on these events, please go to ClaremontConnect and click “7 C Events

Monday, November 4, 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Brancart & Brancart Information Session
PO - Smith Campus Center 217

Monday, November 4, 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Brancart & Brancart Information Session
PO - CDO Conference Room

Monday, November 4, 6:00 - 7:00 pm
Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Information Session
HMC - Green Room - Platt Campus Center

Monday, November 4, 7:00 - 8:00 pm
Carney, Sandoe & Associates Information Session
PO - Career Development Office, Alexander Hall 143

Tuesday, November 5, 5:30 - 7:00 pm
Seton Hall University School of Law Info Session
PO - Smith Campus Center 217

Tuesday, November 5, 6:00 - 7:30 pm
Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Other - see Claremont Connect for description
HMC - Green Room - Platt Campus Center

Tuesday, November 5, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Networking: Busting Myths & Building Resources
PO - CDO Conference Room

Tuesday, November 5, 1:00 - 2:00 pm
Networking: Busting Myths & Building Resources
PO - CDO Conference Room

Wednesday, November 6, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Interviewing: Nuts & Bolts
PO - CDO Conference Room

Wednesday, November 6, 1:00 - 2:00 pm
Interviewing: Nuts & Bolts
PO - CDO Conference Room

 




 

 

Wednesday, November 6, 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Information Session
PO - Smith Campus Center 217

Thursday, November 7, 12;00 - 1:00 pm
New York Life Information Session
PO - Smith Campus Center 217

Thursday, November 7, 4:00 - 5:30 pm
Peace Corps Information Session
SCR - CP&R Conference Room

Friday, November 8, 12:00 - 1:00 pm
SendGrid Information Session
HMC - Green Room - Platt Campus Center

Friday, November 8, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
GMAT Strategy Session with Princeton Review
SCR - Steele Computer Lab 5

Friday, November 8, 11: am - 12:00 pm
GRE Strategy Session with Princeton Review
SCR - Steele Computer Lab 5

Friday, November 8, 12:00 - 4:00 pm
GMAT Practice Test with Princeton Review
SCR - Steele Computer Lab 5

Friday, November 8, 12:00 - 4:00 pm
GRE Practice Test with Princeton Review
SCR - Steele Computer Lab 5



 


Campus Address: Career Services, Scott Hall 126, Pitzer College
Office Hours: Monday-Friday: 8 am - 5 pm   Walk-in Hours: Monday-Friday: 3:30-4:30 pm, 12:00-1:00 pm 
Campus Phone: x18519
E-mail: careerservices@pitzer.edu   Career Services Web Page: www.pitzer.edu/careerservices